New Markets for AT&T

Spangler, Todd
January 2007
Multichannel News;1/8/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p6
The article reports on the possible impact of the merger between phone company BellSouth Corp. and telecommunications holding firm AT&T Inc. on the operations and market share of the combined entity in the U.S. According to analysts, AT&T's acquisition of BellSouth will not give greater advantage in terms of deploying television services that compete with cable. However, the deal makes AT&T the largest telecommunications firm in the world.


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